Period
to 18 January 2021

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for knowledge and experience of VMware products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited VMware over the 6 months to 18 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within VMware, Inc.

VMware
England > South East
6 months to
18 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 38 42 45
Rank change year-on-year +4 +3 -5
Permanent jobs citing VMware 639 1,271 1,404
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 6.46% 5.49% 5.25%
As % of the Vendors category 17.27% 13.28% 12.70%
Number of salaries quoted 543 1,107 1,210
Median annual salary £45,000 £41,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.43% -2.35% +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £70,000 £66,025
England median annual salary £46,500 £43,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +8.14% -4.44% +5.88%

VMware is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in the South East.

All Vendors
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 3,701 9,574 11,056
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 37.42% 41.38% 41.31%
Number of salaries quoted 2,876 7,459 8,785
Median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £28,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £77,500 £72,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

VMware
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing VMware as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for VMware in the South East

VMware
Salary Trend in the South East

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing VMware in the South East.

Salary trend for VMware in the South East

VMware
Salary Histogram in the South East

Salary distribution for jobs citing VMware in the South East over the 6 months to 18 January 2021.

Salary histogram for VMware in the South East

VMware
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VMware within the South East region over the 6 months to 18 January 2021. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Thames Valley +16 206 £46,000 +2.22% 50
Hampshire +14 194 £44,000 +14.29% 35
Surrey +8 131 £55,000 +37.50% 18
Berkshire +5 120 £50,000 -9.09% 33
West Sussex -14 53 £52,500 +31.25% 11
Oxfordshire +24 50 £45,000 +18.42% 11
Kent +11 42 £38,500 +5.48% 9
Buckinghamshire +14 36 £37,500 -9.64% 6
Middlesex +7 4 £50,000 -16.67% 4
East Sussex -12 3 £35,000 -9.68% 1
VMware
England

For the 6 months to 18 January 2021, IT jobs citing VMware also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the South East region with a requirement for VMware.

1 399 (62.44%) Windows
2 398 (62.28%) VMware Infrastructure
3 366 (57.28%) Active Directory
4 310 (48.51%) Microsoft
5 247 (38.65%) Azure
6 225 (35.21%) Windows Server
7 193 (30.20%) Office 365
8 166 (25.98%) Security Cleared
9 160 (25.04%) DNS
10 157 (24.57%) Cisco
11 155 (24.26%) Hyper-V
12 145 (22.69%) Linux
13 136 (21.28%) ITIL
14 134 (20.97%) SC Cleared
15 126 (19.72%) DHCP
15 126 (19.72%) Firewall
15 126 (19.72%) Infrastructure Engineering
16 116 (18.15%) Citrix
17 115 (18.00%) SQL Server
18 114 (17.84%) Windows Server 2012
18 114 (17.84%) Data Centre
19 111 (17.37%) Windows Server 2016
20 109 (17.06%) PowerShell
21 108 (16.90%) SCCM
22 103 (16.12%) SQL
23 101 (15.81%) MS Exchange
23 101 (15.81%) Cisco Certification
23 101 (15.81%) Windows 10
23 101 (15.81%) VMware ESXi
24 94 (14.71%) AWS

VMware
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 101 (15.81%) MS Exchange
2 56 (8.76%) SharePoint
3 34 (5.32%) Exchange Server 2010
4 30 (4.69%) Exchange Server 2013
5 27 (4.23%) IIS
6 23 (3.60%) Skype for Business
7 8 (1.25%) Exchange Server 2007
8 7 (1.10%) OpenStack
9 6 (0.94%) Apache
10 4 (0.63%) GlassFish
10 4 (0.63%) JBoss
10 4 (0.63%) Tomcat
11 3 (0.47%) Elasticsearch
11 3 (0.47%) Jetty
11 3 (0.47%) nginx
12 2 (0.31%) Confluence
13 1 (0.16%) Exchange Server 2003
13 1 (0.16%) SAS
13 1 (0.16%) SharePoint 2010
13 1 (0.16%) WebLogic
Applications
1 26 (4.07%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (0.78%) Microsoft Project
3 3 (0.47%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (0.47%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (0.47%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (0.78%) Carpe Diem
2 4 (0.63%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.63%) NetSuite
3 1 (0.16%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 247 (38.65%) Azure
2 193 (30.20%) Office 365
3 94 (14.71%) AWS
4 69 (10.80%) IaaS
5 61 (9.55%) PaaS
6 38 (5.95%) Azure Active Directory
7 35 (5.48%) SaaS
8 14 (2.19%) Mimecast
9 11 (1.72%) Cloud Computing
9 11 (1.72%) OneDrive
10 10 (1.56%) OpenShift
11 9 (1.41%) BPaaS
11 9 (1.41%) GCP
12 4 (0.63%) Azure Functions
12 4 (0.63%) Logic Apps
12 4 (0.63%) Serverless
13 3 (0.47%) GitHub
13 3 (0.47%) SonarCloud
14 1 (0.16%) Google Compute Engine
14 1 (0.16%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 160 (25.04%) DNS
2 126 (19.72%) DHCP
2 126 (19.72%) Firewall
3 78 (12.21%) WAN
4 72 (11.27%) SAN
5 59 (9.23%) LAN
5 59 (9.23%) TCP/IP
6 57 (8.92%) VPN
7 40 (6.26%) VoIP
8 39 (6.10%) VLAN
9 28 (4.38%) Network Security
9 28 (4.38%) VSAN
10 27 (4.23%) Cisco ASA
10 27 (4.23%) Skype
11 23 (3.60%) BGP
11 23 (3.60%) NetScaler
11 23 (3.60%) OSPF
12 20 (3.13%) NAS
13 19 (2.97%) Internet
13 19 (2.97%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 115 (18.00%) SQL Server
2 15 (2.35%) PostgreSQL
3 9 (1.41%) MariaDB
4 8 (1.25%) SQL Server 2012
5 7 (1.10%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (0.94%) Amazon RDS
7 4 (0.63%) Big Data
7 4 (0.63%) Cosmos DB
7 4 (0.63%) Oracle Database
7 4 (0.63%) SQL Server 2016
8 3 (0.47%) GIS
8 3 (0.47%) MySQL
8 3 (0.47%) QGIS
9 2 (0.31%) Oracle Database 10g
9 2 (0.31%) SQL Server 2014
9 2 (0.31%) UniData
10 1 (0.16%) BigQuery
10 1 (0.16%) Oracle ODI
10 1 (0.16%) Power BI
10 1 (0.16%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 29 (4.54%) Git (software)
2 28 (4.38%) Jenkins
3 15 (2.35%) Visual Studio Team System
4 13 (2.03%) GitLab
5 10 (1.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 10 (1.56%) JIRA
6 7 (1.10%) Selenium
6 7 (1.10%) TeamCity
7 6 (0.94%) SonarQube
8 3 (0.47%) Bitbucket
8 3 (0.47%) eggPlant
8 3 (0.47%) Octopus Deploy
8 3 (0.47%) Rational DOORS
8 3 (0.47%) Vagrant
9 2 (0.31%) Toad
9 2 (0.31%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 1 (0.16%) Artifactory
10 1 (0.16%) Subversion
10 1 (0.16%) WebLogic Workshop
General
1 32 (5.01%) Finance
2 30 (4.69%) Telecoms
3 25 (3.91%) Military
4 17 (2.66%) Public Sector
5 14 (2.19%) French Language
6 8 (1.25%) Marketing
7 7 (1.10%) Aerospace
7 7 (1.10%) Legal
7 7 (1.10%) Manufacturing
8 4 (0.63%) Advertising
9 3 (0.47%) Banking
10 2 (0.31%) Electronics
10 2 (0.31%) Korean Language
10 2 (0.31%) Law
11 1 (0.16%) Back Office
11 1 (0.16%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.16%) Police
11 1 (0.16%) Retail
Job Titles
1 99 (15.49%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 69 (10.80%) Support Engineer
3 63 (9.86%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 55 (8.61%) Analyst
5 48 (7.51%) Network Engineer
6 44 (6.89%) Architect
7 43 (6.73%) IT Engineer
8 36 (5.63%) Server Engineer
8 36 (5.63%) VMware Engineer
9 35 (5.48%) IT Support
10 33 (5.16%) 2nd Line Support
11 31 (4.85%) Systems Engineer
12 29 (4.54%) 3rd Line Support
13 28 (4.38%) Consultant
13 28 (4.38%) Windows Engineer
14 27 (4.23%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
14 27 (4.23%) Administrator
15 26 (4.07%) IT Analyst
16 24 (3.76%) DevOps Engineer
17 22 (3.44%) Platform Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (2.35%) HTML
2 14 (2.19%) .NET
2 14 (2.19%) .NET Core
2 14 (2.19%) RabbitMQ
2 14 (2.19%) REST
2 14 (2.19%) RESTful
3 13 (2.03%) HTML5
4 12 (1.88%) AngularJS
4 12 (1.88%) CSS
4 12 (1.88%) CSS3
4 12 (1.88%) JSON
4 12 (1.88%) Node.js
5 11 (1.72%) LDAP
5 11 (1.72%) Web Services
6 10 (1.56%) React
7 8 (1.25%) .NET Framework
7 8 (1.25%) WebRTC
7 8 (1.25%) X-Windows
8 7 (1.10%) pytest
9 6 (0.94%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 114 (17.84%) Data Centre
2 62 (9.70%) Public Cloud
3 42 (6.57%) Hybrid Cloud
4 36 (5.63%) Analytical Skills
5 32 (5.01%) Private Cloud
6 18 (2.82%) Clustering
6 18 (2.82%) Replication
7 16 (2.50%) Management Information System
7 16 (2.50%) Self-Motivation
8 15 (2.35%) PKI
9 13 (2.03%) Video Conferencing
10 12 (1.88%) Enterprise Software
11 8 (1.25%) Driving Licence
12 7 (1.10%) Over-the-Top Content
13 5 (0.78%) Internet of Things
14 4 (0.63%) Client/Server
14 4 (0.63%) Fat Client
14 4 (0.63%) Linux Command Line
14 4 (0.63%) Thin Client
15 3 (0.47%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 399 (62.44%) Windows
2 225 (35.21%) Windows Server
3 145 (22.69%) Linux
4 114 (17.84%) Windows Server 2012
5 111 (17.37%) Windows Server 2016
6 101 (15.81%) Windows 10
7 69 (10.80%) Windows Server 2019
8 68 (10.64%) Windows Server 2008
9 31 (4.85%) CentOS
10 29 (4.54%) Windows 7
11 19 (2.97%) Unix
12 16 (2.50%) Windows Server 2003
13 11 (1.72%) Windows 8
14 8 (1.25%) Ubuntu
15 6 (0.94%) Android
15 6 (0.94%) Apple iOS
15 6 (0.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 6 (0.94%) Windows XP
16 5 (0.78%) Windows Vista
17 4 (0.63%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 136 (21.28%) ITIL
2 126 (19.72%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 82 (12.83%) DevOps
4 67 (10.49%) Problem-Solving
5 61 (9.55%) Continuous Improvement
6 56 (8.76%) ITIL V3
7 50 (7.82%) Agile Software Development
8 49 (7.67%) IT Strategy
9 39 (6.10%) Disaster Recovery
10 38 (5.95%) Migration
11 37 (5.79%) Project Management
12 34 (5.32%) Service Management
13 30 (4.69%) Software Engineering
13 30 (4.69%) Test Automation
14 28 (4.38%) Service Delivery
15 27 (4.23%) Infrastructure as Code
16 26 (4.07%) Mentoring
17 24 (3.76%) Project Delivery
18 22 (3.44%) Network Virtualisation
18 22 (3.44%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 109 (17.06%) PowerShell
2 103 (16.12%) SQL
3 28 (4.38%) Python
4 19 (2.97%) Bash Shell
4 19 (2.97%) Java
5 16 (2.50%) C
5 16 (2.50%) C#
5 16 (2.50%) JavaScript
6 10 (1.56%) C++
7 7 (1.10%) T-SQL
8 6 (0.94%) Go
8 6 (0.94%) Shell Script
9 5 (0.78%) VB
9 5 (0.78%) VBScript
10 4 (0.63%) Ruby
11 3 (0.47%) PL/SQL
12 2 (0.31%) Tcl
12 2 (0.31%) TypeScript
13 1 (0.16%) Assembly Language
13 1 (0.16%) PHP
Qualifications
1 166 (25.98%) Security Cleared
2 134 (20.97%) SC Cleared
3 101 (15.81%) Cisco Certification
4 88 (13.77%) Microsoft Certification
5 83 (12.99%) CCNA
6 71 (11.11%) MCSE
7 65 (10.17%) Degree
8 45 (7.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 44 (6.89%) CCNP
9 44 (6.89%) DV Cleared
10 25 (3.91%) MCSA
11 17 (2.66%) BPSS Clearance
11 17 (2.66%) MCP
11 17 (2.66%) VCP6
12 10 (1.56%) JNCIS
13 7 (1.10%) CISSP
14 5 (0.78%) Citrix Certification
14 5 (0.78%) MBA
15 4 (0.63%) CCDP
15 4 (0.63%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (5.16%) SLA
2 17 (2.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 14 (2.19%) QA
4 10 (1.56%) GDPR
5 4 (0.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (0.47%) ISO 9000
6 3 (0.47%) PCI DSS
7 2 (0.31%) COBIT
7 2 (0.31%) Cyber Essentials
8 1 (0.16%) NIST
8 1 (0.16%) PMO
System Software
1 398 (62.28%) VMware Infrastructure
2 366 (57.28%) Active Directory
3 155 (24.26%) Hyper-V
4 101 (15.81%) VMware ESXi
5 81 (12.68%) vSphere
6 54 (8.45%) VMware NSX
7 53 (8.29%) Docker
8 47 (7.36%) Virtual Servers
9 31 (4.85%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 31 (4.85%) XenApp
10 21 (3.29%) XenDesktop
11 15 (2.35%) Virtual Machines
12 13 (2.03%) KVM
13 10 (1.56%) vCloud
14 8 (1.25%) Firmware
14 8 (1.25%) Virtual Desktop
15 7 (1.10%) Citrix Hypervisor
16 5 (0.78%) VirtualBox
16 5 (0.78%) VMware Workstation
17 4 (0.63%) NFS
Systems Management
1 108 (16.90%) SCCM
2 52 (8.14%) Kubernetes
3 50 (7.82%) Microsoft Intune
4 42 (6.57%) Ansible
5 36 (5.63%) SCOM
6 34 (5.32%) Terraform
7 25 (3.91%) SCVMM
7 25 (3.91%) vCenter Server
8 19 (2.97%) WSUS
9 18 (2.82%) vRealize
10 13 (2.03%) HAProxy
11 12 (1.88%) Puppet
11 12 (1.88%) ZABBIX
12 9 (1.41%) Backup Exec
12 9 (1.41%) SCSM
13 8 (1.25%) Opscode Chef
14 7 (1.10%) EMC NetWorker
14 7 (1.10%) NetBackup
15 6 (0.94%) SCOrch
16 5 (0.78%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 310 (48.51%) Microsoft
2 157 (24.57%) Cisco
3 116 (18.15%) Citrix
4 42 (6.57%) Dell
5 41 (6.42%) Veeam
6 39 (6.10%) F5
7 37 (5.79%) EMC
8 34 (5.32%) Red Hat
9 33 (5.16%) Oracle
10 28 (4.38%) Juniper
11 27 (4.23%) HP
11 27 (4.23%) SolarWinds
12 24 (3.76%) Palo Alto
13 17 (2.66%) Google
14 15 (2.35%) Meraki
15 13 (2.03%) IBM
16 12 (1.88%) Symantec
17 10 (1.56%) Atlassian
17 10 (1.56%) Infoblox
17 10 (1.56%) ServiceNow